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Orlando’s Festival of Chocolate Features Tasty Indulgences

For anyone that has wanted to be a kid in a chocolate store…you now have your chance!

The Festival of Chocolate, Central Florida’s only Celebration of Everything Chocolate is scheduled for March 7 and March 8, 2009 at the Florida Hotel adjacent to the Florida Mall.
The Vendor Showcase will feature chocolate tastes, treats and temptations including cookies, cakes, brownies, cupcakes, ice cream and truffles from some of the areas most acclaimed dessert and confection companies.
The “Best of” Chocolate Indulgences in 9 categories takes place live at the event on Saturday, March 7th by randomly selected judging panels each represented by a pastry/culinary expert, a celebrity and a self-proclaimed chocoholic.
The Kids-4-Chocolate Workshop allows the littlest chocoholics to create their own creative chocolate masterpieces and a one-of-a-kind self-standing artistic chocolate museum display introduces guests to rich history of chocolate, the production process, health and wellness, traditions and much more.
Cooking Demonstrations presented by The Orlando Culinary Institute, special historical presentations, book signings, multiple creative chocolate-themed kid competitions and live music make the Festival of Chocolate weekend the Sweetest Two Days in Central Florida.
The Festival of Chocolate
Saturday, March 7, 2009 10am – 6pm
Sunday, March 8, 2009 12am – 6pm
Location: The Florida Hotel adjacent to the Florida Mall
Information courtesy of Festival of Chocolate